Average Early-Career Network Engineer with Network Support Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$58,353
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$1,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Network Engineer with Network Support skills in Chicago, Illinois is $58,353.
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$47k
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$58k
90%
$79k
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$47k - $79k
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$46k - $77k

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Popular Skills for Network Engineer

Skills in Cisco Networking, Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration, Network Management / Administration and Network Architecture / Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Switching and Routing.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Engineer

A mid-career Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,471 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,473 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,190.
Employees with Network Engineer in their job title in Austin, Texas earn an average of 25.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (21.5% more) and Raleigh, North Carolina (12.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Mid Career
50.0%
Experienced
26.9%
Late Career
23.1%